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[n] a sharp and bitter manner
[n] a sharp sour taste
[n] a sharp bitterness


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\A*cerb"i*ty\, n. [F. acerbit['e], L. acerbitas, fr. acerbus. See {Acerb}.]
1. Sourness of taste, with bitterness and astringency, like that of unripe fruit.
2. Harshness, bitterness, or severity; as, acerbity of temper, of language, of pain. --Barrow.

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